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irrelevant

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adjective ir·rel·e·vant \-vənt\

Simple Definition of irrelevant

  • : not important or relating to what is being discussed right now : not relevant

Full Definition of irrelevant

  1. :  not relevant :  inapplicable <that statement is irrelevant to your argument>

ir·rel·e·vant·ly adverb

Examples of irrelevant

  1. His comment is completely irrelevant.

  2. <irrelevant questions that merely disrupted the classroom lesson>



1786

First Known Use of irrelevant

1786



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